Dakota Fanning keeps her net worth coming out of the seriously challenged world of child actors and actresses with real raw talent. According to her co-stars in several projects recently she shines forward as she transitions from one of the hardest performance venues to exit which is child stardom.
Dakota Fanning Net Worth - $16 Million
Birth Name - Hannah Dakota Fanning
Date of birth - February 23, 1994
Zodiac Sign - Pisces
Birth Place - Conyers, Georgia, U.S.
Nationality - American
Height - 5' 4"
Profession - Actress, Voice Actor
Dakota Fanning hails from professional sports players as her mother was professional tennis player and her father was also minor league baseball player. She began in small roles as she grew up in Georgia. Dakota Fanning rose to small recognition with small television roles that gained her success very quickly with name recognition as a child star which is a rare accomplishment. Few have seen this kind of success without seriously falling before they rise out of child stardom.
Dakota Fanning began her career at age five in a Tide detergent commercial and began the climb of stardom on television show ER which she says to this day was one of her favorite roles to play. After her ER appearance she became a regular guest on shows from "CSI Crime Scene Investigation" to “Spin City” and “The Practice.”
Her acting ability stunned Hollywood in “I am Sam” after she was discovered. Sean Penn played opposite the child star who wooed the world as the gorgeous little blonde starlet.After this beginning into the world of serious child actors she saw stardom rising as Dakota Fanning improved her net worth with more roles opposite A- List stars such as Denzel Washington in “Man on Fire’’ adding even more to her sterling resume.
Dakota earned kudos for being a great talent by earning several critically acclaimed award nominations for her acting and has honestly earned each and every one of them with raw talent. Her nominations for the youngest child in history to the Screen Actors Guild have already surpassed all other child stars in her craft as an actress. Dakota also topped the world of Hollywood by winning the award for Broadcast Film Critics Association showing the excellence in her performance ability.
After more success starring opposite Denzel Washington for “Man on Fire” Dakota her net worth up to A-List along with her list of talented performances. This even brought praise from the critical world of critics with the harsh opinion of Roger Ebert giving thumbs up as “A pro at only ten years old and creates a heart winning character.” Her next performances included opposite Brittany Murphy in “Uptown Girls” and “Cat in the Hat.” Dakota also has several animation projects during this time appearing on “Family Guy” and “Justice League.”
2005 brought more motion picture success for the young actress as she went on to higher heights working opposite Robert De Niro. The film was called “Hide and Seek” which won the heart of yet another film critic Chuck Wilson who called her performance “a fascinating meeting of equals comparing her to the legendary De Niro.
She also added more animation to her career as a small role for Lilo popped up and she added another notch on her resume with “Lilo and Stitch 2.” “Stitch has a Glitch” was a direct to DVD film but brought cult success for the actress keeping her in the limelight with her peers. Her next performance was in “Coraline” adding more love from her work to her fans with style Dakota Fanning raises praise from her co-stars as well as her critics.
Kurt Russell and Kris Kristofferson who worked with Fanning on “Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story” had much to say in praise of her talents as an actress. Kurt Russell stated “I guarantee you Dakota is the best actress I will work with in my entire career.” Kristofferson said that Dakota was “Bette Davis reincarnated.” Her costars continue to be huge A-Listers with her next performance in “War of the Worlds” with Tom Cruise.
Dakota Fanning at 18 has crossed over into the land of adult acting which is a major accomplishment for a child star especially winning awards and critical praise. Her consistently great work keeps on coming with roles in animation and acting her latest was voice role in “Yellowbird” and hopefully we will see more of her talents into the acting and fashion world which is her latest passion and a budding success keeping her net worth a serious success.